Wye Definition

wyes
noun
The letter y.
American Heritage
Something shaped like Y.
Webster's New World
A wye-shaped object: a wye-level, wye-connected. Especially a Y-shaped connection of three sections of road or railroad track.
By going around the wye, a train can change direction.
Wiktionary

(poetic, obsolete) A warrior or fighter.

Wiktionary

(poetic, obsolete) A hero; a man, person.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
y
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proper name
River in SE Wales & W England, flowing southeast into the Severn estuary: c. 130 mi (209 km)
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Wye

Noun

Singular:
wye
Plural:
wyes

Origin of Wye

  • Attested as wi c. 1200. Of uncertain origin. Perhaps cognate with Old French ui or gui.

    From Wiktionary

  • Old English wiga.

    From Wiktionary

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